Book description: In this day and age, programming is difficult-there are numerous types of programming and the technology looms intricate, if not overwhelming. Programming from scratch is in-tended for people reluctant to learn programming yet willing to explore a clear path "from scratch." This book by no means covers all facets of programming; however, there are no presumptions about the reader's level of skill, making this book ideal for beginners in the field.
Author information: Gary Crandall was one of the earliest pioneers in the field of microprocessor programming. He started his career has a hardware technician in the 1970s, later developing some of the earliest software for the original Apple Macintosh. He has personally written over ten mil-lion lines of code throughout his career. He has a unique perspective of "hardware under the hood" and cross-platform development. Crandall currently lives and works in Vancouver, Washington.
Reviews: "Code is the language of the 21st century and Programming from scratch gives the reader a hands-on tour of software development. This book will stimulate the beginner's thoughts and open the door for further study. This is an inspirational first book for the aspiring programmer." -Noah Pepper Director of Research and Development, Qmedtrix Systems Inc
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Published January 1, 2011
Computers & Technology.